Stories to Solve

Stories to Solve : Folktales from Around the World

4.11 (128 ratings by Goodreads)
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How can a thirsty crow drink from an almost-empty pitcher? How does arresting a stone help a judge find a boy's stolen money? This artfully illustrated book presents fourteen intriguing mysteries from world folklore. Each brain-teasing tale is followed by a simple explanation of the solution, while notes at the back of the book describe the origins of these classic mysteries.show more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 140 x 202 x 6mm | 58.97g
  • HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • HarperCollins
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • New edition
  • 0380732602
  • 9780380732609
  • 97,728

Review quote

"Charming. The stories are especially well complemented by the distinctive illustrations." -- "The Horn Book"show more

Rating details

128 ratings
4.11 out of 5 stars
5 41% (53)
4 32% (41)
3 24% (31)
2 2% (2)
1 1% (1)
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